Tuesday, September 6, 2016

"Strut for Society"

By Joe Nelson

'Little Tommy' Sablan asked me to pass this along...
                             

A New PATH
(Parents for Addiction Treatment & Healing)



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Gretchen Burns Bergman 8/25/16 619-670-1184 or gretanewpath@cox.net


A New PATH Announces the PATH to Recovery Honorees who will be recognized at the 12th annual “Strut for Sobriety!” celebration of recovery on Saturday September 10, 2016.

What: A New PATH (Parents for Addiction Treatment and Healing) will present the 12th annual

“Strut for Sobriety!” luncheon, boutique and fashion show.

When: Saturday September 10, 2016 from 10:00am – 3:00pm.

Where: Hyatt Aventine La Jolla

This unique event, co-chaired by Liz Crocker and Colleen Ruis Ince, will feature a silent auction and boutique at 10:00am, followed by a luncheon, awards ceremony, entertainment and fashion show.

Dr. Florenza Krnich is the Honorary Chair. Geni Cavitt (TV personality) will serve as event emcee and Joe Bauer (Radio & TV personality) is the guest auctioneer. A theatrical and entertaining fashion show, produced by Gretchen Productions and featuring fashions from Macy’s, will feature fashions worn by professional models as well as guest models in recovery. Strut for Sobriety! received a S.D. Bravo Award in 2012 and in 2014 for Best Gala event using live performers.

A New PATH is proud to announce the 2016 PATH to Recovery honorees who are being recognized at the event for their efforts to reduce the stigma associated with substance use disorders:

Little Tommy Sablan, Julia Negron and Dennis Childs, Ph.D. Steve Garvey is a guest speaker.

September is National Alcohol & Drug Addiction Recovery Month. “Strut for Sobriety” coincides with efforts made throughout the country to end discrimination against individuals who suffer from the disease of addiction. Substance use disorders is a public health problem that affects millions of Americans, regardless of age, cultural background, race or profession. The event benefits A New PATH’s efforts to reduce the stigma associated with addictive illness in order to increase access to quality addiction treatment services. PATH’s goal is to save lives, heal families and move towards a healthier society.



Topaz runway tables of 10 are $1250 and individual tickets are $85 each.



For ticket information or to schedule an interview, please contact A New PATH:

Gretchen Burns Bergman at 619-670-1184

Email: anewpath@cox.net website: www.anewpathsite.org



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